Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.00
Mechanical complications of unspecified cardiac device implant and graft
  • Short description: Malfunc card dev/grf NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 996.00 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 996.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 996.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.519A Breakdown (mechanical) of unspecified cardiac and vascular devices and implants, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.529A Displacement of unspecified cardiac and vascular devices and implants, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.539A Leakage of unspecified cardiac and vascular devices and implants, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T82.599A Other mechanical complication of unspecified cardiac and vascular devices and implants, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 996.00:
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